From New geopolitics of natural gas:

the policy of assisting friends can include price discounts, [targeted supplies] , or financial or technological support to develop energy resources for partner nations.

  • $\begingroup$ Perhaps this might describe Russia building a pipeline through the Baltic Sea so that it can sell gas to Germany without having to use the existing networks in Poland or Ukraine $\endgroup$ – Henry May 15 '20 at 11:02
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    $\begingroup$ The statement you quote has a footnote which refers to "Pascual, The New Geopolitics of Energy, 10-11". You'll probably need to track that down to know exactly what it means. $\endgroup$ – Brian Z May 15 '20 at 15:09

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